FUN, UNIQUE, & HANDS ON FOR ALL AGES

Welcome to Campbell River’s Hands-on Aquarium and Explorer Lab!

Now open 10:00AM - 4:30PM, Thursday through Monday.
We are located at the base of the Discovery Pier in Campbell River.

See. Touch. Explore.


Come visit our collect and release non-profit aquarium!

The Discovery Passage Aquarium offers fun and unique hands-on educational experiences for people of all ages. Come to see, touch and feel our incredible local marine species and habitats and discover the diverse marine life of Discovery Passage and Islands. The Aquarium is open from spring until fall each year. Specimens from representative local species are collected from the marine environment in the spring and returned to the area of collection at the end of the season.

Summer camp registration is now open!

We offer summer day camps for youngsters looking to explore the diversity of ocean animals big and small through hands on learning. Now offering camps for children aged 5 to 7!

REGISTER HERE

Get Involved

There are many ways that you can get involved with the Discovery Passage Aquarium. You can be involved by volunteering, becoming a member, participating in a program, donating to the society or apply for our summer employment opportunities.

GET INVOLVED